COMMITTEE:     Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:   8:00 AM, Wednesday, May 13, 2015 

PLACE:         Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:         Senator Charles Schwertner 



Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please provide 20 copies with your name on each.


SB 201         Nelson
Relating to the efficiency and consolidation of powers and duties within the health and human services system.

HB 479         Bell | et al.            SP: Perry
Relating to transfer of the regional emergency medical dispatch resource centers program to the Commission on State Emergency Communications.

HB 819         Sheffield                SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the definition of a public health nuisance; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 1212        Price | et al.           SP: Schwertner
Relating to the designation and regulation of abusable synthetic substances, the emergency scheduling of certain controlled substances, the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses involving a controlled substance or controlled substance analogue, and the offense of falsification of drug test results.

HB 1217        Thompson, Senfronia      SP: Uresti
Relating to reporting information for certain foster children who are missing or are victims of sex trafficking.

HB 1309        Turner, Sylvester        SP: Schwertner
Relating to the notification of certain legislators of the death of a child in foster care.

HB 1550        Zerwas | et al.          SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the administration of epinephrine by pharmacists.

HB 2079        Thompson, Senfronia      SP: Huffman
Relating to the designation of May as Postpartum Depression Awareness Month.

HB 2430        Kuempel | et al.         SP: Menéndez
Relating to food and beverage consumption in certain public swimming pools.

HB 2463        Raymond | et al.         SP: Campbell
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services.

HB 3823        Price | et al.           SP: Rodríguez
Relating to rate-setting and data collection processes under the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly.

HB 4001        Raymond | et al.         SP: Schwertner
Relating to the provision of habilitation and certain health care services by a home and community support services agency; authorizing a fee, providing penalties, and requiring an occupational license.



Bills added after last posting:

HB 3823


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